<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - TV, movies, music and celebrity news]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/entertainment/entertainment-news http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-us Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:20:39 -0400 Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:20:39 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Music Festival Bans Selfie Sticks]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:14:49 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/181*120/Coachella2014-Sunday-Scenery.jpg
"NO Selfie Sticks / Narsisstics," the website reads.

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<![CDATA["The Rock Obama" Returns to "SNL"]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:38:03 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/SNL-The-Rock-Obama-2.jpg
Whether he’s throwing down The People’s Elbow or underpinning the next explosive iteration of “Fast and the Furious,” Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has a talent for keeping a franchise alive.

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<![CDATA[WrestleMania Hall of Fame Ceremony]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:55:13 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/wrestlemania_hall_of_fame_set1.JPG
Some of the biggest legends in wrestling were inducted into the WrestleMania Hall of Fame on Saturday night — and some of the biggest names in wrestling were there to honor them — as fans prepared to celebrate...

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<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:39:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[If I Were a College Mascot, I'd Be a...]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 20:23:00 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/ncaa-mascots-triptych.jpg
March Madness has arrived, so get your game on. No matter where your college loyalties lie, take our mascot quiz to find out which bird, dog, reptile or devil best represents you.

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<![CDATA[Slime and Stars at Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:23:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP292145567037.jpg
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Will Forte Sings Ode to His Beard]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:29:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Will-Forte-Beard-Song.jpg
The star of "The Last Man on Earth" joined his fellow "Saturday Night Live" alumnus on "Tonight" for a special tribute to his bygone facial hair.

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<![CDATA[Fallon Thank-You Notes: Final Four, Pope Francis]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:10:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Thank-You-Notes-Tussauds.jpg
Jimmy pens thank you notes to Pope Francis, garage sales and the new wax sculptures of him at Madame Tussauds.

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<![CDATA[Watch: Will Forte Sings an Ode to His Beard on "Tonight"]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:52:56 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Will-Forte-Ode-to-Beard-27-Mar-2015-1080_1200x675_419463747703.jpg
Will Forte recently shaved off his beard and he misses it very, very much.]]>
<![CDATA[iHeartRadio Music Awards to Honor Justin Timberlake]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:36:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/450400702.jpg
The 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards turns up the volume Sunday, March 29 with a live telecast on NBC featuring and celebrating the recording industry's biggest names, including Justin Timberlake who will...

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<![CDATA[Justin Bieber's Risky Roast]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:23:54 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/466366940.jpg
The tarnished teen idol, who gets skewered on Comedy Central Monday, might find there's a thin one-liner between being in on the joke and becoming a joke.

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<![CDATA[Seth's Affirmations: Seth Is a Powerhouse, Seth Is in the Moment]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:01:18 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Affirmations+.png
The “Late Night” writers were kind enough to write some affirmations for Seth Meyers to provide him with emotional support and encouragement.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: "Tonight Show" Hashtags #HowIQuit]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:20:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Hashtag+HowIQuit.png
Jimmy Fallon asks "Tonight Show" fans to submit their story of how they quit a job via Twitter with the hashtag #HowIQuit.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: "Tonight Show" Screen Grabs]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:26:55 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Tonight+Show+Screen+Grabs.png
Jimmy Fallon asks "Tonight Show" fans to send in screenshots found on the Internet and shares some of his favorite submissions, including a 1000-year-old grandmother and an interesting Pat Benatar album cover on...]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: "Late Night" Celebrity Spelling Bee]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:15:35 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Celebrity+Spelling+Bee.JPG
In this day and age, we know so much about celebrity lives thanks to social network and gossip magazine, but the real question is: Can you spell their name? Find out in this "Late Night" game of "Celebrity...

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<![CDATA["Mitt in the Mirror" With Mitt Romney & Jimmy Fallon]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:16:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/NUP_167998_1610.JPG
Mitt Romney finally revealed why he isn’t running in 2016, ending his presidential aspirations. The 2012 Republican presidential candidate stopped by the “Tonight Show” Wednesday and chatted with Jimmy...

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<![CDATA[Watch: Mitt Romney in the Mirror]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:27:01 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Mitt+Romney+Face+Off.JPG
Before his "Tonight Show" interview, Gov. Romney talks to his "reflection" in the mirror.

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<![CDATA["Name Our Roo": LA Zoo Holds Kangaroo Naming Contest]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:53:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*128/la-zoo-name-our-kangaroos-032515.jpg
The Los Angeles Zoo is asking the public to "meet its babies" and name its newest little one, a western gray kangaroo baby.

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<![CDATA[Fans React to Zayn Malik Quitting One Direction]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:25:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/459478626.jpg
One Direction fans, or One Directioners, took to social media Wednesday to share their despair over news that Zayn Malik has left the group after 5 years.

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<![CDATA[Lollapalooza Releases 2015 Lineup]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:07:57 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/Lolla_2012_img_2318.jpg
Paul McCartney, Metallica and Florence + the Machine are the headline acts for Lollapalooza 2015, festival organizers announced Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Watch: The Pros and Cons of March Madness]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:18:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Pros+and+Cons3.png
Jimmy Fallon weighs the good and bad of NCAA March Madness.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Freestylin' With The Roots, Spring Edition]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:29:53 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Freestylin+With+the+Roots.png
Jimmy Fallon gets to know members of the “Tonight Show" audience and asks The Roots to improv songs about them based on what he learns.]]>
<![CDATA[Vote in the "Late Night" Tournament of Things!]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 06:43:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Tournament.png
In honor of March Madness, Seth Meyers has created a non-NCAA basketball bracket competition of unrelated and random things.]]>
<![CDATA[SF Music Company Sued By Fox Over "Empire" Name]]> Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:17:21 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Empire+Fox+Howard+Henson.jpg
San Francisco digital music distribution company EMPIRE has been sued by Fox over the name it shares with the network's popular television series.

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<![CDATA["The Voice" Recap: A #Knockout Steal]]> Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:52:47 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Caitlin-Caporale-The-Voice-24-Mar-2015.jpg
"The Voice" knockouts continued to fall Tuesday as singers from Team Pharrell, Team Blake and Team Adam competed to advance to the live rounds.

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<![CDATA["Entourage" Trailer]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:00:20 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Entourage+production+pic.jpg
Vince, Ari and the gang are all back in the first full trailer for the big screen version of "Entourage," hitting theaters June 5.]]>
<![CDATA[Durst "Was Tricked" by Filmmakers, Lawyer Says]]> Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:01:19 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP03102803000_Durst.jpg
Robert Durst’s lawyer, Dick DeGuerin, told the Today Show on Tuesday that his client “was tricked” while filming the HBO documentary “The Jinx.”

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